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French action urged over Calais asylum-seeker children


 

French action urged over Calais asylum-seeker children

Children at the Calais migrant campImage copyright AFP

Image caption Unaccompanied children are said to be exposed to dangers in the camp

England’s children’s commissioner has asked the French government to help lone children in Calais’s refugee camp reach relatives in the UK.

Anne Longfield has written to French authorities to ask them to speed up the asylum claims of 150 children who may be eligible to travel to the UK.

She also claimed the French were not protecting lone children at the camp.

A French Embassy official said his country had done “a great deal” to ensure the children’s welfare.

The children, some as young as 10, have fled fighting in Syria and elsewhere….http://www.bbc.com/news/education-35999728

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